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Trump: “We’ll Be Talking About Gun Laws as Time Goes By”

Leaving the White House for Puerto Tuesday morning, President Trump suggested he will visit the issue of gun control, though not in the immediate aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting. It’s not immediately clear if he meant he would discuss new gun control steps or opposition to legislation backed by the NRA. Controversial legislation before… Continue Reading

Why Trump’s Visit to the NRA Matters So Much for Conservatives

President Trump Friday became the first president since Ronald Reagan to address the NRA. Neither of the two Bushes made their way over there, let alone Clinton or Obama. This means something. It goes straight to why a lot of conservatives cast their lot with Trump. They weren’t completely sure he was a conservative, but… Continue Reading

Senate Votes to Roll Back Obama Gun Regulation

There were many competent older people who would have been denied their right to self-defense by some bureaucrat’s determination under this rule. From the Washington Examiner: The Senate voted Wednesday to roll back an Obama administration rule that Republicans have said is a threat to people’s right to own firearms, following a similar House vote… Continue Reading

House Votes to Quash Obama Gun Regulation

In Obama’s ideal world, everyone will have a “mental disability,” according to a bureaucrat, and nobody will have a gun. From the Washington Examiner. The House on Thursday voted to undo an Obama-era rule blocking certain people from buying guns. The resolution of disapproval passed 235-180. Under the Congressional Review Act, lawmakers can negate regulations… Continue Reading

Obama Takes One Final Shot at Gun Owners

Because he doesn’t want you clinging too hard to those guns. From the Washington Examiner: In its final attack on gun owners, the Obama administration moved to ban traditional lead ammo on federal grounds and waterways on its last full day in office. The ban, which includes cheap bullets and common fishing tackle, can be… Continue Reading

Democrat Sit-In Hypocrisy

Well, at one lawmaker decided to confront the Democratic 1960s nostalgia ride. Rep. Louis Gohmert, R-Texas, tried to remind the Democrats staging Occupy House FLoor what the real issue was, saying “Radical Islam killed these poor people.” It’s not a gun issue. The free speech advocates sitting on the House floor shouted him down. Of… Continue Reading

Video || Obama May Not be Welcome in Roseburg

President Obama Friday will ravel to Roseburg, Oregon to “comfort” victims of last week’s shooting there, but many residents don’t seem to particularly want him around. The White House said Tuesday that Obama will not hold any public events, and that his intent is strictly to meet with the bereaved. But people in the town are… Continue Reading

The Gunman’s Christian Martyrs

President Barack Obama likes to tout his religious passion. Today, we will find out if it equals his passion for gun control. According to multiple reports, the gunman who killed 10 people and wounded seven Thursday at a rural college in Oregon methodically asked his victims whether they were Christians before he killed them, one by… Continue Reading